|Panorama Ephemera - Rick Prelinger|
PANORAMA EPHEMERA (2004, 89:35 min., color and black and white) is a collage of sequences drawn from a wide variety of ephemeral (industrial, advertising, educational and amateur) films, touring the conflicted landscapes of twentieth-century America. The films' often-skewed visions construct an American history filled with horror and hope, unreeling in familiar and unexpected ways. PANORAMA EPHEMERA focuses on familiar and mythical activities and images in America (1626-1978)...
Keywords: United States (History and culture); Animals; Motion pictures (Experimental)
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|cinema miscellanea - J. Remick Bourgeois-Lewis|
A collection of ephemeral films - from consumerism to communism to atomic testing to safety. All footage drawn from the Prelinger Archives.
Keywords: Motion pictures (Experimental); United States (History and culture)